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Epic Reading!!!


Read the books you have been assigned this week and we will ask you to write a book review!

Tanka Poem   Comprehension   Viking Dictionary definitions  Spellings  Reading   Grammar Revision



Your 1st challenge this week is to write us a Tanka poem. They are a Japenese style of poetry - watch the slideshow - Your Tankga will be on the theme of winter.





Spend your first lesson recording all the sense words you can think of connected with winter. Use the planning template to help you.


In your second lesson use your planing to create a Tanka poem. it must have - 

  • Description - lots of adjectives and adverbs
  • Interesting vocabulary - use a thesaurus for good descriptive words
  • The correct number of syllables
  • Correct Punctuation 
  • A lovely picture

Both Mr Pinkerton and Mr Richardson will be writing their own poems too.


Once completed please sent us a copy of your poem so we can put them together on the P6 page for all to see.  Please email your poem to us by Friday 15th Jan



This week's comprehensions is all about the Vikings!

                      Viking Definitions       


Find out what the meanings of these words are.....

Grammar Revision - See if you can spot the correct word type!

Go to https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zfw9bdm and scroll down the page if you need help remembering what nouns,verbs,adjectives and adverbs are.








Here is a template you can type onto for your book review.  You can also make up your own book review template if you wish or if feeling brave record a video of you talking about your book.  Don't forget to add in lots of detail.  Send us your book review when it's done.